Program Process Improvement Engineer
- Military veterans preferred
2020-02-04 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Linthicum Maryland 21090 United States
JOB DESCRIPTION: This position provides systems engineering support and related services to a customer Program Management Office. Apply process improvement (PI), engineering methodologies, and principles to effectively improve and align Enterprise- level processes. Facilitate project teams in accomplishing project activities and objectives. Coordinate the transfer of new processes and practices to project teams by providing group facilitation, interviewing, training and additional forms of knowledge transfer. Act as a key coordinator between multiple project teams to ensure Enterprise-wide integration of engineering efforts..
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or Education from an accredited school or university is required.
Additionally, the candidate requires ten (10) years of experience with Process Improvement on programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity. Experience is to include, within the past ten (10) years, five (5) years' experience in facilitation, training, methodology development and evaluation, process engineering across all phases of acquisition identifying best practices, change management, business management techniques, organizational development, activity and data modeling, or information system development methods and practices.
Develop plans for process assessments, both informal and formal
Work closely with the systems and software engineering process development team members to determine organizational readiness for assessment as well as in conducting assessments
Coordinate and schedule process assessments
Lead assessment teams in conducting both formal and informal assessments
Analyze assessment results and make improvement recommendations
Ensure assessment results and recommendations are used as the basis for improvement plans
Assess Process Improvement progress and report findings
Evaluate Systems and Software Engineering processes to address problems with process work flows, organizational structure and alignment and planning.
Assist in defining Process Improvement strategy and lesson learns
Position requires TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
Conduct training sessions and workshops for Process Improvement activities
Strong oral, written and interpersonal communications skills.
Ability to work within a team setting to complete assigned tasks within expected schedule to complete.
Flexible/easily adaptable within a dynamic work environment that may require surge efforts.